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[texts]HISTORY OF USS PINKNEY (APH 2) - U.S. Navy. NAVAL HISTORY DIVISION. SHIPS' HISTORIES SECTION
"Immediately after the war started, the Navy began to convert fast merchant ships to naval auxiliaries. SS ALCOA CORSAIR was among the first to be taken over for the Naval Service. In February 1942, the ship was converted to an attack and hospital evacuation transport. Her passenger spaces became hospital wards and officer accommodations and her cargo compartments where altered to berth combat troops and equipment...
Keywords: World War II; World War 2; hospital ship; kamikaze; Battle of Okinawa; Marine Corps; Kerama Ratto
Downloads: 21
[texts]Historical Summary To 4th Quarterly Sanitary Report, Cumulative Report For Period of World War II - U.S. Navy. USS Relief (AH-1)
History of the hospital ship USS Relief (AH-1) from December 7, 1941 to August 31, 1945.Scanned from microfilm.
Keywords: USS Relief (AH-1); hospital ship; World War II; World War 2; Battle of Okinawa; tetanus
Downloads: 14
[texts]Conversion Model - Underway! - Lt. Catherine Shaw (NC) USN
Draft of article (possibly published in RN magazine) by Nurse Catherine Shaw about the conversion of submarine tender Antaeus to the hospital ship USS Rescue (AH-18) during World War II, and the difficulties the medical staff faced.
Keywords: Battle of Okinawa; Nurse Corps; USS Rescue (AH-18); hospital ship; World War II; World War 2
Downloads: 9
[movies]LST Burns On Okinawa Beachhead, 04/12/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film # 7699. National Archives description: "1) GV LST with cargo of oil drums burning on beach of Okinawa.2) MS Smoke rises crashes Japanese plane, AK FG." National Archives Identifier: 78195 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: Battle Of Okinawa; WWII; United States. Navy; Landing Craft -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War II; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 44
[texts]Biography of REAR ADMIRAL HARRY P. MAHIN, MC, USN - U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
Biography of REAR ADMIRAL HARRY P. MAHIN, MC, USN
Keywords: Henry Harry Paul Mahin; USS Celeno (AK-76); Vietnam War; World War 2; World War II; NH Guantanamo Bay; NH Portsmouth; NH San Diego; Battle of Okinawa
Downloads: 20
[movies]Natives Being Rounded Up, Okinawa, 04/06/1945 - United States. Navy
Extracted from United States Naval Photographic Center film #13004. National Archives description "This film shows Japanese civilians, a Marine signal truck as it moved around in the loading area, and a gun crew."   National Archives Identifier: 2519031 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees; World War II
Downloads: 24
[texts]Report On The Okinawa Operation - United States. Army
"This report covers the operation of the XXIV Corps, the 7th and 96th Divisions, while under combat conditions during the campaign for Okinawa."
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; United States. Army; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945; World War II
Downloads: 57
[movies]Okinawa: Unloading USMC 155mm Howitzer, 04/01/1945 - United States. Navy
Extracted from United States Naval Photographic Center film #13004. National Archives description "This film shows Japanese civilians, a Marine signal truck as it moved around in the loading area, and a gun crew."   National Archives Identifier: 2519031 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; World War II; Guns, 155-mm -- United States
Downloads: 25
[movies]Mass Surrender Of Japanese Troops, Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands, 06/25/1945 - 07/03/1945 - United States. Army
No National Archives description. National Archives Identifier: 18695 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War II; Capitulations, Military; Battle Of Okinawa
Downloads: 71
[movies]Okinawa Civilians, 04/06/1945 - United States. Navy
Extracted from United States Naval Photographic Center film #13004. National Archives description "This film shows Japanese civilians, a Marine signal truck as it moved around in the loading area, and a gun crew."   National Archives Identifier: 2519031 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees; World War II
Downloads: 31
[movies]Okinawa Marine Communication Unit in Action: Wire Repair, 04/06/1945 - United States. Navy
Extracted from United States Naval Photographic Center film #13004. National Archives description "This film shows Japanese civilians, a Marine signal truck as it moved around in the loading area, and a gun crew."   National Archives Identifier: 2519031 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; World War II
Downloads: 15
[texts]HISTORY OF SHIPS NAMED RELIEF - U.S. Navy. NAVAL HISTORY DIVISION. SHIPS' HISTORIES SECTION
U.S. Navy Hospital Ship RELIEF (AH-1) is the fifth ship of the Fleetto bear the name.Includes list of commanding officers of AH-1 from 1920-1946.
Keywords: hospital ship; USS Relief (AH-1); USS Relief; Spanish-American War; World War II; World War 2; USS Repose; Battle of Okinawa; prisoners of war; POWs; Japan
Downloads: 19
[movies]Beach Scenes On Okinawa Shortly After Invasion, 04/02/1945 - 04/03/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #15904. National Archives description: "1) MLS LST"s alongside reef at low tide.2) LS Looking towards beach invasion area; invasion force of AP"s, etc. in distance.3) HA MS Bulldozers, other equipment on beach.4) MS Jeeps going ashore across reef (SV).5) MS DUKW and another vehicle going across reef.6) MS Vehicle crossing reef.7) MS Bulldozer pulling trailer out of landing craft (SV).8) MS Men pulling on line; DUKW track in FG.9) MS Army personnel rolling barrel ac...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. Army
Downloads: 80
[movies]Japanese Baka Suicide Bomb, Okinawa, 4/17/1945 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film # 7606. National Archives description "1) MS-CU Bomb disposal personnel disarm explosive head of "Baka". 2) MS "Baka" bomb. 3) CU Looking into cockpit of "baka", various views of "Baka" showing rocket tubes, etc.-SV. 4) HS Japanese civilian prisoners are loaded aboard dukw-SV. 5) MS Japanese civilians carry armloads of wood into compound in which civilian internees are kept...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American
Downloads: 40
[movies]Burial Of Kamikaze Pilot; Okinawa Bombardment, 04/06/1945 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film #11164. National Archives description "This film shows several ships as they sailed in the water, the bombardment of Okinawa, and the sea burial of a Japanese suicide pilot." National Archives Identifier: 2485244 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Rites And Ceremonies; World War II; Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; Kamikaze Pilots -- Japan
Downloads: 56
[texts]Okinawa: Victory In The Pacific - Shaw, Henry I.
Contents foreword , V Pi of doc VI Chapter I. Background 1 Strategic Situation, p. 1 Historical Notes, p. 3 Okinawa and the Okinawans, p. 6 Chapter II. Planning ICEBERG 12 Strategic Concepts, p. 12 Command Relationships, p. 17 Intelligence, p. 19 Tactical Planning, p. 22 Logistical Planning, p. 27 Chapter III. Preparations for the Assault 30 Training and Rehearsing, p. 30 Mounting and Staging for the Assault, p...
Keywords: WWII; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; World War II
Downloads: 27
[texts]Angels Of The Airfields: Navy Air Evacuation Nurses Of World War II - U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
By Andre Sobocinski, historian, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
Keywords: World War II; World War 2; Pacific Theater; Jane Kendeigh; flight nurses; Nurse Corps; Mary Hudnall; Battle of Iwo Jima; evacuation; Battle of Okinawa; women's history; Navy Medicine Live Blog; history of medicine
Downloads: 10
[movies]Bulletin of the Okinawa Operation MOB-56 - United States. Marine Corps
1945 United States Marine Corps "combat bulletin" film that covers the Battle of Okinawa. This is the first of 2 USMC combat bulletin films about Okinawa. The second film is available in the FedFlix section of Archive.org as OKINAWA BULLETIN, NO. 2--FINAL PHASES (1945): http://www.archive.org/details/gov.archives.arc.37453/
Keywords: WWII; Combat Bulletin; US Marines; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Training Film; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; 1945; United States. Marine Corps; Battle of Okinawa; USMC; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; WWII In Color
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[movies]Okinawa: "L Day" Landing Craft; U.S. & Japanese Officers - U.S. General Makes Speech, 04/01/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #15376. Slate says "Japan L Day" so this is Okinawa, April 1st, 1945. National Archives description "1) LS Island in BG with landing craft running between camera and island 2) MCU Same broken down pier in FG. 3) MCU Flanding craft coming toward camera, turning in formation. 4) MCU Landing craft running upon beach PAN along beach showing soldiers leaving craft and coming over small cliff...
Keywords: WWII; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Landing Craft -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island
Downloads: 52
[movies]Japanese Suicide Attack On Task Force, USS Enterprise (CV-6), 04/23/1945 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film # 11549. National Archives description 1) LS 3 JBAs making flaming diving runs on ship & misses. 2) LS-MS Japanese JBA landing on USS ENTERPRISE, smoke columns & fires seen (good). 3) LS-MS Japanese JBA missing 3 ships, finally landing on water. 4) MS JBA diving & missing CVL. 5) CU Signal flags on yardarm. 6) LS JBA crashes off bow of CV, tremendous explosion (good)...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Enterprise; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; USS Enterprise (CV-6); Kamikaze Pilots -- Japan; WWII In Color; USS Flint (CL-97); World War II; USS Flint; Battle Of Okinawa
Downloads: 48
[movies]GSAP: U.S. Navy Combat Bulletin #61, "Naval Operations Off Okinawa" - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #15911. National Archives description "1) Navy gun camera film showing navy planes striking Japanese shipping in islands. 2) MCU Strafing Japanese ships. 3) GV Rocket fire & strafing of Japanese shore installations SV. 4) GV Japanese planes shot down. 5) GV CV & CAs firing AA at Japanese planes. 6) LS MCU USS BUNKER HILL burning. QUALITY: GOOD" National Archives Identifier: 80221 mislabeled as "Gun Camera Shots Of Japanese Shipping & Installations, 01/14/1946"As al...
Keywords: WWII; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; GSAP; World War, 1939-1945; Gun Sight Aiming Point; World War II; Battle Of Okinawa; USS Bunker Hill (CV-17); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; USS Bunker Hill
Downloads: 63
[texts]Ryukyus - Fisch, Arnold G
CMH Pub 72-35 Ryukus: The U.S. Army Campaigns of World War II by Arnold G. Fisch, Jr. Published by U.S. Army Center of Military History, CMH Pub 72-35 "Provides one in a series of 40 illustrated brochures that describe the campaigns in which U.S. Army troops participated during the war. Each brochure describes the strategic setting, traces the operations of the major American units involved, and analyzes the impact of the campaign on future operations." GPO Stock Number: 008-029-00316-3 ISBN: 01...
Keywords: The US Army Campaigns of WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; Battle of Okinawa; WWII; US Army; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War II Commemorative Brochures
Downloads: 279
[movies]Prisoners; Planes; Okinawa Beach Scenes, 04/01 - 04/05 1945 - United States. Navy
Film slates not listed in the National Archives description below:1 April '45, Jap Planes Over Okinawa Beaches / US Planes Taking Off And Landing On Air Strip...Okinawa 50Ft To Rough For Small Boats To Land Alongside Transports To ... April 5, 45 United States Naval Photographic Center film # 11484. National Archives description "This film shows prisoners in a Japanese prison camp and ships off the beach of Okinawa." National Archives Identifier: 2519004 As always, any error or typo is mine and...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Prisoners Of War -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; Landing Craft -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American
Downloads: 38
[movies]Japanese Plane Attack Aboard USS Hornet (CV-12), 04/16/1945 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film #11758 . National Archives description "MS Japanese plane as it crosses side of carrier under fire. LS Much flak; CV middle distance. HS FM lands on carrier deck. MS DD underway; CV, BG. LS CL & CVL. AV Okinawa (SV). AV TBM"s in formation (SV). MS Air crewman holds cage containing an owl. CU Owl in cage. LS Japanese plane crashes; much flak (SV). LS CV firing AA; much flak seen (SV)...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Hornet (CV-12); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; World War II; Kamikaze Pilots -- Japan; USS Hornet; WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; Avenger (Fighter Plane)
Downloads: 25
[movies]Tank Landing Ships (LST) in a Convoy; Japanese Prisoners, 04/01/1945 - United States. Navy
Film slates not mentioned in description below:Slate "A" Co, 4th Marines in route to Okinawa ShimaShip Scenes31 MAR Transfer of man by Breeches bouy for Operation, L-1 DayUnited States Naval Photographic Center film #11310 . National Archives description "This film shows LSTs as they were underway in a convoy and Japanese prisoners guarded by military police." National Archives Identifier: 2510383 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or othe...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Prisoners Of War -- United States; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Landing Craft -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American; Battle Of Okinawa; World War II; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; WWII In Color
Downloads: 18
[texts]The Final Campaign: Marines in the Victory on Okinawa - Marine Corps Historical Center
The Final Campaign: Marines in the Victory on Okinawa. Colonel Joseph H. Alexander. USMC (Ret). "THIS PAMPHLET HISTORY, one in a series devoted to U.S. Marines in the World War II era, is published for the education and training of Marines by the History and Museums Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, Washington, D.C., as a part of the U.S. Department of Defense observance of the 50th anniversary of victory in that war."
Keywords: Marines in World War II Commemorative Series; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; US Marines; USMC; United States. Marine Corps; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle of Okinawa
Downloads: 463
[texts]CMH Pub 5-11-1 Okinawa: The Last Battle - Appleman, Roy Edgar
CMH Pub 5-11-1 Okinawa: The Last Battle by Roy E. Appleman, James M. Burns, Russell A. Gugeler, John Stevens First published, 1948. "The story of the last and most costly battle of the war in the Pacific, told by U.S. Army historians who had accompanied American forces to the Ryukyus." GPO Bookstore Number: 008-029-00310-4 Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The War in the Pacific; WWII; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; Battle of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; US Army; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; The U.S. Army in World War II
Downloads: 464
[texts]The First Marine Division On Okinawa: 1 April - 30 June 1945 - Stockman, James R. 1915-
THE 1ST MARINE DIVISION ON OKINAWA Table Of Contents Part I 1. Table of Contents. V 2. List of Maps. VI 3. Introduction. VIX Part II 1. From the Russells to Machinato. 1 2. The Division Moves South. 4 3. The Jichaku Plateau. 6 4. The Enemy Tries A Counter Landing. 10 5. The 1st Marines' Sugar Loaf. 12 6. The Awaeha Pocket. 15 7. Dakeshi Ridge. 20 8. Hill 55. 28 9. Wana Ridge. 32 10. From Hill 55 to Shichina...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Marine Division, 1st -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental Histories -- United States
Downloads: 26
[texts]The conquest of Okinawa : an account of the Sixth Marine Division - United States. Marine Corps
"FOREWORD This is one of a series of monograplis prepared by the Historical Division that deals with the activities of Marine Corps units in World War II. Early in March, 1945, Colonel John Potts, at that time officer in charge of the Historical Division, arranged to send out historical teams to work with the various units of the III Amphibious Corps during the Okinawa Campaign. The mission of these teams was threefold: To observe and take notes on the operation; to interview as many officers an...
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Division, 6th -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War II
Downloads: 30
[movies]Native Village, Okinawa & Helldivers, 03/1945 - National Archives Identifier: 2517188
United States Naval Photographic Center film #11401. National Archives description: "This film shows natives in their village on Okinawa. The film also shows planes as they flew over the island." National Archives Identifier: 2517185  As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Helldiver (Dive Bomber); World War II; WWII In Color
Downloads: 37
[texts]History Of U.S. Marine Corps Operations In WWII: Volume V, Victory And Occupation - Frank, Benis M.
History Of U.S. Marine Corps Operations In WWII: Volume V, Victory And Occupation by Benis M Frank; Henry I. Shaw "This book represents the final work in the five-volume history of Marine Corps operations in World War II. The story of the Okinawa campaign, told earlier in a separate monograph, has been reevaluated and rewritten to detail events in proper proportion to each other and in a correct perspective to the war as a whole...
Keywords: History of U.S. Marine Corps Operations in World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; USMC; US Marines; Battle of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; WWII; World War II
Downloads: 759
[movies]Radioplane OQ-2 Target Drone; Invasion Fleet Off Iwo Jima & Shipboard Activity, USS Bayfield (APA-33), 03/07/1945 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film #11473. Antiaircraft practice aboard ship. Footage of Radioplane OQ-2 target drone. Landing operations - shot of amphibious vehicle. LST-782 on beach. Footage ashore - Marines walk down road. (Okinawa?) At sea - flag on ship. Iwo in distance. Sailor operates blinker light. Crane loaded with a tractor. Slate: "Coast Guard, USS Bayfield APA 33, Loading of Jeeps, trailers, bulldozers, for transfer to target area, Date: 3-7-45, M.P...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; USS Bayfield; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Bayfield (APA-33); Drone Aircraft; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Iwo Jima, Battle Of, Japan, 1945; United States. Marine Corps; WWII In Color; USS LST-782; Motor Vehicles, Amphibious -- United States
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[movies]Okinawa: Battleships Underway; Minesweeper USS Dorsey (DMS-1) Underway, 04/06/1945 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film #11161. National Archives description "This film shows the USS Nevada (BB-36), the USS West Virginia (BB-48), the USS Colorado (BB-45), the USS Texas (BB-35), the USS Arkansas (BB-33), and the USS Dorsey (DMS-1) as they sailed in the water. This film also shows patients in stretchers as they were transferred from the USS Dorsey to the USS Nevada." National Archives Identifier: 2485234 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Dorsey (DMS-1); Battle Of Okinawa; USS Nevada (BB-36); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; USS West Virginia (BB-48); War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; USS Arkansas (BB-33); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; USS Texas (BB-35); WWII In Color; USS Colorado (BB-45); World War II; USS Nevada; USS Dorsey; USS Arkansas; USS Texas; USS Colorado
Downloads: 40
[texts]Hitting The Beaches: The First Armored Amphibian Battalion In World War II, 1943 1945 - Kwajalein, Guam, Okinawa - Barker, Dale L.
CONTENTS Collaborators on this volume viii Acknowledgements ix Foreword: Lt. General Louis Metzger xi Preface xiv Chapter 1. Background: The War, the Weapon, the Men 1 The war in the Central Pacific. The Japanese foe. Amphibian tractors. Amphibian tanks: the LVTA-l, the LVTA-4. The men. The schools. Jacques' Farm. Camp Pendleton. Movie making. Chapter 2. The Boat Basin 22 Building a battalion. Training in the amtanks...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Guam; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Battle Of Okinawa; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Marshall Islands; Kwajalein Atoll, Battle Of, Marshall Islands, 1944; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Armored Amphibian Battalion, 1st -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental Histories -- United States
Downloads: 112
[movies]Okinawa Landings, 04/1945 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film #11169. National Archives description "This film shows troops as they disembarked vehicle and personnel landing crafts and advanced inland. The film also shows medium and light tanks as they went through shallow water offshore and troops wading through the water.." National Archives Identifier: 2485249 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider makin...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Tank Warfare; United States. Marine Corps; Landing Craft -- United States; World War II; Motor Vehicles, Amphibious -- United States; USS Alpine (APA-92); Battle Of Okinawa; USS Barnstable (APA-93); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; USS Barnstable; WWII In Color; USS Alpine
Downloads: 47
[texts]Yank, the Army Weekly, Vol 3 No 49: May 25, 1945 - United States. Army. Army Service Forces. Special Service Division
Cover picture:"This Week's Cover THIRSTY Pfc. Grant Crawford of Molino, III., found the going cooler and smoother in Germany after he drank beer out of a German stein. He is an engineer with the 26th Infantry Division."Cover Story:"1st Division - From Fort Devens To Germany"The Red One by Sgt. Merle MillerBattle of Mandalay by Sgt. Walter PetersSergeant in Paris [Junior J. Spurrier] by Sgt. DeWitt GilpinA Bad Night [96th Inf...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities; Battle Of Central Burma; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma; CBI; United States. -- Army -- Infantry Division, 1st; Battle Of Okinawa; Spurrier, Junior J; Medal Of Honor; United States. -- Army -- Infantry Division, 96th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; Veterans -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut; World War II: Postwar Issues; Stettinius, Edward R. (Edward Reilly), 1900-1949; Pinup Art -- United States; Yank; World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Caricatures And Cartoons; Yank (Magazine); Tierney, Gene; World War, 1939-1945 -- Periodicals; United States. Navy; Pinups; Gene Tierney; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines; Cockfighting -- Philippines
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[audio]1945 Radio News - WA4CZD
News from 1945. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1945 news file dump. Plus some V-Discs. Any typo or error is mine. ...if you like my uploads / Demonoid torrents please consider donating to a veteran's charity of your choice, thank you. Especially if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files. :D
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